ONION "JAPANESE RED BEARD" HEIRLOOM SEEDS

$5.00

A red stemmed bunching (or spring) onion that originates from Japan. Easy to grow and suited to variety of soil types, this is must grow heirloom variety. Rather than harvest the entire onion, cut down for it to regenerate and produce subsequent harvests

When to Plant

Zone 1: Oct - Apr

Zone 2: Sep - May

Zone 3: Anytime

Zone 4: Anyime

Soil The soil should be well- drained and not contain excessive nitrogen. The main requirement for onions is potassium, so apply wood ash or potash prior to planting.

Soil pH Level 6.5

Position Full sun or partial shade, in a spot that follows leafy green crops such as lettuce or cabbage.

How to Plant

Sow the seeds directly into the veggie patch. Spacing 5cm Depth 0.5cm

Companion Plants Carrots

Approximate no. of seeds 60

Note: We source all of our seeds locally and in small batches to ensure they remain at their maximum viability for germination